Latino USA Episode #1423 - Heartland
Nebraska: A state heavily impacted by a growing Latino population. We start with a special report on Fremont, and later debut our 'By the Numbers' segment with award-winning journalist Guy Garcia.
A rope of three climbers walk at 3400m on September 11, 2013 near the Dent du Géant (Giant's tooth), in the Mont Blanc massif in France and Italy.
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This week it's all about pushing it. From hunger strikers pushing their bodies to the limit, to musicians Calle 13, who have pushed beyond a jokester past to test new boundaries.
Latino USA #1420 "Report Card"
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As the school year winds down, we hand out some grades on our report card show. From the failure of schools to maintain integration to how TV's done this year, in terms of diverse programs.
Clowns pose for a picture during the XVII International Clown Convention in Mexico City, on October 24, 2012. At least 500 clowns are taking part in the event.
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On this episode, people who feel left out or pop up in unexpected places. Buzzfeed's Ayesha Siddiqi talks about misrepresentation in media. Plus, women in Lucha Libre and a Mexican NASCAR star.
LATINO USA #1419 "Familia"
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Host Claudio Sanchez explores stories about families, including his own. Deportation breaks up a family. Immigration bonds two unlikely friends. How motherhood inspired rapper Ana Tijoux's new work.
LATINO USA Episode #1418 "A Latino History of the U.S."
Before you head out for a Cinco de Mayo margarita, take a trip with Maria Hinojosa to learn about Latino history and the originis of the term "Hispanic." And is Zorro the first American superhero?
LATINO USA Episode #1417 "Space"
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We explore Latinos in space, zoning an American barrio and the border that protects and detains. A man keeps his family's ice fishing tradition alive, and a journalist chronicles Chicano struggles.
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LATINO USA Episode #1416 "Music Lessons"
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It's a special episode of Latino USA. Bill Cosby joins host Maria Hinojosa to talk salsa music. We learn about musicians who shaped Latin jazz and hear life lessons from a 99-year-old Rumba player.
LATINO USA Episode #1415 — Moms, Drugs & Rocanrol
Latina mami bloggers tell us why they're ruling the web. YouTube sensation Jorge Narvaez deals with his mother's deportation. Drugs, rock 'n' roll and a gem of wisdom from Gabriel García Márquez.
Latino USA Episode #1414 — Fiction Edition
For our first fiction edition, we dream big — about new nations, a Latin American soap opera and Congress passing the immigration reform. But we get serious about race and the limits of satire.
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